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Crime stoppers


Active warrants

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is looking for these people in connection with felony warrants active as of Nov. 19. People with information about the suspects’ whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers.

Randy Scott Bishop, 41

Height: 6-foot-5

Weight: 240 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: Skull and “biohazard” tattoo on right arm

Charges: Forgery, check fraud, public intoxication

William Lashawn Freeman, 29

Height: 5-foot-9

Weight: 195 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: “Little Shawn” tattoo on left arm

Charges: Possession of cocaine, failure to return to lawful detention

Paul Lee Green , 24

Height: 5-foot-3

Weight: 150 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown

Distinguishing mark: Left arm sleeve tattoo

Charges: Burglary, receiving stolen property, possession of marijuana

William Antwone Holley, 28

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 250 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: Japanese tattoo on left arm

Charges: Intimidation, operating a vehicle as a habitual traffic violator

Norman Carl Peterson, 30

Height: 5-foot-7

Weight: 175 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown

Distinguishing mark: Skull tattoo on left hand

Charge: Nonsupport of a dependent child

Donald Lee Pitts, 25

Height: 6-foot

Weight: 235 pounds

Eyes: Blue

Hair: Brown

Distinguishing mark: Tattoo on left hand

Charges: Theft, criminal conversion

Richard Allen Wagoner, 30

Height: 6-foot

Weight: 160 pounds

Eyes: Blue

Hair: Blond

Distinguishing mark: Grim reaper tattoo on back

Charges: Resisting law enforcement, driving with a suspended license

Tarik Moshe Wilson, 20

Height: 5-foot-10

Weight: 150 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: “Only the strong survive” tattoo on neck

Charges: Possession of cocaine, escape